Watch Tonight’s Presidential Debate Here

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Tonight marks the first of three presidential debates between candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Because of the debate's close proximity to New York City — Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will face off at Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY — there are many viewing parties scheduled throughout the boroughs. But even if you're not New York-based, and thus unable to indulge in drink specials like the Donald Drumpf and Secret Server, you can still stream the debates live, whether you've got a TV or not.

And you won't be alone in watching: Tonight's debate is expected to break viewership records, drawing in up to 100 million people when it begins at 9 p.m. EDT. The easiest way to watch is right here:
If you're looking for another way to catch all 90 minutes of action, for better or worse, check out one of these sites, apps, or social networks.

On A News Site:

The New York Times
The newspaper will be streaming the debate live on-site, with editorial commentary.

The magazine will have a livestream here.

TV Networks
NBC, MSNBC, Reuters, and CBS will be streaming the debate free on each of their sites.

On Social:

The tweet engine is sure to be full of comments while it streams Bloomberg's coverage here beginning at 8:30 p.m. EDT.

Various news organizations will also show livestreams on YouTube. You can choose from all the options here.

ABC News will show all three debates via Facebook Live.

On TV:

ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, PBS, CNN, MSNBC, C-SPAN, and Fox News will all show the debate.

On Your Phone:

Download apps from CBS News, NBC News, and Reuters to watch for free, no TV subscription required.

Editor's note: This post has been updated to include additional information on how to watch the debate.

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